Why Seniors Should Lift Weights
If it makes you chuckle thinking of your grandmother “pumping iron,” hold that laugh. Lifting weights can be beneficial to anyone over the age of 65. There are benefits for both the body and the mind. Keep reading and no matter your age, you might become an advocate for why seniors should lift weights.
Shoulder Replacement For Arthritis: What You Need To Know
Almost every movement can involve your shoulder, so when something is wrong like arthritis, it can impact your daily activities. If you have tried all the medications, exercises, physical therapy, and other non-surgical treatments, and nothing has reduced your pain, it’s time to talk about shoulder replacement for arthritis.
Being A Male Or Female Can Affect Your Orthopedic Injury
The fact that being a male or female can affect your orthopedic injury is news to many. There are many differences between males and females, as the difference in muscle mass, bones, and ligaments make each sex more vulnerable to different injuries. Understanding these distinctions can help to prevent future injuries.
Signs You May Be Suffering From A Herniated Disc
Many folks will tell you they were doing the most inane thing, like tying their shoes, when they suddenly couldn’t move. Their lower back felt like it had been hit by a train. If you suffer from lower back pain, no doubt something like this has happened to you too. This could be one of the signs you may be suffering from a herniated disc.
Virtual Educational Seminar: Advantages of Anterior Hip Replacements
At OrthoNY, we understand the debilitating effects hip pain and conditions can present, which is why Saratoga Hospital and OrthoNY invite you to a free discussion to learn more about the advantages of anterior hip replacement.
Treatment For Shoulder Injuries Due To Overhead Sports
As the weather warms up, professional baseball players are back on the diamond, tennis players are competing on the courts, swimmers jump in the pool, and let’s not forget all the weekend warriors who will be giving it their all. No matter your level of expertise, those who participate in overhead sports are likely to suffer a shoulder injury of some type.
When Is It Time To See OrthoNY For Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?
If you have diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, and other medical conditions, plus certain workplace risk factors, it is possible you could be suffering from carpal tunnel syndrome. When is it time to see a specialist for carpal tunnel syndrome? The short answer is you will know by the increasing symptoms.
Educational Seminar: Treatment of Knee Pain
Join Kevin Kleis, DO, from OrthoNY for an educational seminar on knee pain. Dr. Kleis will discuss common causes and a variety of treatment options, including Mako SmartRobotics™, an innovative robotics system that creates a personalized join replacement surgical plan. There will be a question and answer session at the end of the program.
Scheduling Services Now Available 24/7
Patients can call our office at (518) 489-BONE (2663) for scheduling, rescheduling and appointment confirmation 24/7, 365.
Don’t Wait To See A Doctor For Severe Back Pain
We all experience some type of back pain in our lives. We could have strained a muscle working in the garden, maybe attempting to play touch football like we were still eighteen, or sometimes just putting your socks on can cause back pain and ruin your day. Most of the time we apply heat or cold to the area, rest, and take OTC anti-inflammatory meds, and the pain will usually subside.